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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. May 3rd, 2012

Banks

Clyde Ward, 81, Alto
Clyde Ward, age 81, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, May 3, 2012, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Mr. Ward was born on December 30, 1930, in Hall County, Georgia ...
Phomma Satiphone, 66, Alto
Phomma Satiphone, age 66, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Thursday, May 3, 2012, at his residence, following an extended illness. Mr. Satiphone was born on March 2, 1946, in Luang ...

Dawson

Gene H. Anderson, 75, Canton
Gene H. Anderson, 75, of Canton, Georgia passed away Thursday May 3, 2012 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a period of declining health.Born December 25, 1936 in Mt. Vernon, ...

Forsyth

Joyce Ann Lance Grogan, 79, Cumming
Joyce Ann Lance Grogan, age 79, passed away Thursday, May 3, 2012 at her home, after a long illness. She was a member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her ...

Gwinnett

James Thomas "Jim" McCord, Jr., 60, Sandy Springs
James Thomas "Jim" McCord, Jr., age 60 of Sandy Springs, GA died suddenly Thursday, May 3, 2012. Mr. McCord has been cremated and a memorial service will be held Thursday ...

Hall

Charles "Wayne" Gravitt, 72, Gainesville
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday May 3, 2012, at Memorial Park Cemetery for Charles "Wayne" Gravitt, 72, of Gainesville. Rev. Ray Newman will offic ...
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday May 4, 2012, in the chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home for Essie Irene Gee Allison, 96, of Oakwood who passed away on ...
Helen Christie Cochran, 62, Gainesville
Funeral Services are scheduled for 3:00p.m. Sunday May 6, 2012 in the Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Ms. Helen Christie Cochran age 62 of Gainesville. The Rev. Tim Douglas wil ...
Irene E. McGee, 98, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Irene E. McGee, age 98, of Flowery Branch passed away, Thursday, May 3, 2012 at Peachtree Plantation. Graveside Services will be 2:30 p.m., Friday, May 4, 2012 at Redwine Unit ...
Judy Carol Ward, 60, Fayetteville, NC formerly of Gainesville
Judy Carol Ward, age 60 of Fayetteville, North Carolina formerly of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, May 3, 2012 at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center in Fayetteville. ...
Janet K. Johnson, 94, Gainesville
Janet K. Johnson, 94 of Gainesville died Tuesday May 2, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later. Little & ...

Jackson

Alfred Virgil Lord, 80, Hoschton
Alfred Virgil "Buster" Lord, age 80, of Hoschton, passed away on Thursday, May 3, 2012. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Friday, May 11, 2012 at Calvary Baptist ...
Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91
Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, died Sunday at 91 in Las Vegas
Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies
Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.
Shaw Carter service is Monday
A memorial service will be held Monday for Shaw Carter, the 24-year-old heart transplant recipient from Gainesville, who battled heart disease and cancer during his lifetime.
Ara Parseghian, won 2 titles at Notre Dame, has died at 94
Ara Parseghian, who won two national titles in 11 seasons as coach of Notre Dame, has died at 94.
Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright, is dead at 73
Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and celebrated author whose plays chronicled the explosive fault lines of family and masculinity in the American West, has died
Funeral Friday for Ray Jones, prominent Hall County businessman
A prominent Hall County businessman, active in the poultry industry and as a Jackson EMC Board member for many years, will be buried Friday.
Hootie Johnson, former Augusta National chairman, dies
Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker and Augusta National chairman who stubbornly stood his ground amid pressure for the club to invite female members, died Friday morning. He was 86...
Funeral services pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley
Funeral services are pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley, a longtime federal court judge for the Northern District of Georgia.